City of Oxford Swimming Club qualified for the National Arena Premier Division South Final from their round 2 gala in impressive style. Leading from start to finish City amassed 259 points, with 28 first, 14 second and 3 third places from the 50 events.
Full Results from the gala held in Beckenham on 12th November were City of Oxford 259, Bromley 205, Guildford B 167, Portsmouth Northsea 148, Staines 146 and Reading 126.
City’s total gala points see them quality for the final as top seeds ahead of 2015/16 National Champions, Guildford, the only other unbeaten team. Wycombe, Thanet, Sevenoaks and Bromley complete the final line up to be held in Crawley on the 10th December. Having finished 4th in the National B final in 2015/16 and 6th in 2014/15, City hope to secure a place in the National A final for the first time in their history, and anticipate taking a large and vociferous crowd of supporters to cheer on the squad.